• Crohn's
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD), including Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, have long been associated with a genetic basis, and more recently host immune responses to microbial and environmental agents. (jove.com)
  • patients
  • Imaging is therefore being increasingly used for the diagnosis of PID, particularly in patients with an uncertain diagnosis, in patients with chronic or complex disease, or in patients who have developed complications. (medscape.com)
  • About 80% of patients with acute leukemia, 75% of patients with lymphoma, and 50% of patients with multiple myeloma develop infection during the course of their disease, and infection is the proximate cause of death in a substantial fraction of these patients. (nih.gov)
  • Most patients with NSF have undergone hemodialysis for renal failure, some have never undergone dialysis and others have received only peritoneal dialysis. (texaslawyers.com)
  • Many patients have taken immunosuppressive medications and have other diseases, such as hepatitis C. Four of the five FDA-approved gadolinium contrast agents have been principally implicated in potentially causing nephrogenic systemic fibrosis including Omniscan, Multihance, Magnevist, and OptiMARK. (texaslawyers.com)
  • Currently my major focus is on clinical care of patients with liver disease and I am engaged in studies of the role of NAFLD (non-alcoholic liver disease) in patients with hepatits C and in post liver transplant patients. (stanford.edu)
  • Patients were divided into two groups: those who met the Milan criteria on initial HCC diagnosis (n = 95) and those with more advanced disease (n = 27). (stanford.edu)
  • With TACI treatment, 87% of the Milan criteria group remained within the Milan criteria and 63% of patients with more advanced disease were successfully downstaged to fall within the Milan criteria. (stanford.edu)
  • sexually
  • [ 15 ] In developing countries, sexually transmitted infections and their complications rank in the top 5 disease categories for which adults seek health care. (medscape.com)
  • Depending on shape law, unnamed health anxiety may be provided to adolescents without parental notification, including pregnancy counseling, prenatal tribulation, contraception, testing for and treatment of sexually transmitted infections and communicable diseases (including HIV), substance abuse and unstable complaint counseling and treatment, or health vigilance required as a arise of a crime-related injury. (wgc2010.sk)
  • treatment
  • Appropriate determination of the extent of peritoneal disease is important as it changes the staging of disease, treatment plan and prognosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peritoneal carcinomatosis without distant metastases represents locoregional disease and calls for aggressive locoregional treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite having an immense effect on human health, there is still a dearth of approved treatment strategies that directly target the mechanisms of fibrosis, and no proven anti- fibrotic therapy has been effective in alleviating/reversing the fibrotic diseases ( Paz and Shoenfeld, 2010 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • cause
  • 9 While some diseases, such as hematologic neoplasms, cause neutropenia, it occurs most often as a result of the myelosuppression caused by antineoplastic chemotherapy, especially when such therapy is administered at doses designed to achieve maximum antitumor activity. (nih.gov)
  • When Gadolinium is injected into a person, it can cause nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) which is a debilitating and potentially fatal disease for which there is no known cure. (texaslawyers.com)
  • spread
  • PID is a complex polymicrobial disease that is due to the ascending spread of pathogens from the cervix or vagina, most commonly Chlamydia trachomatis or Neisseria gonorrhoeae (60-75%) , which then spreads into the endometrium, fallopian tubes, ovaries, and adjacent structures. (medscape.com)